Chicago’s legendary sketch and improve comedy theater returns to Effingham on Friday, September 18, 2015 at 8 p.m. with “The Second City: Fully Loaded. ”Tickets may be purchased online at www.ticketmaster.com/epc , by phone at 800-745-3000, at Ticketmaster outlets or at the Effingham Performance Center, 1325 Outer Belt West, Effingham, IL, during box office hours, Monday-Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. extended Wednesdays until 6 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Ticket prices are $23-$39.
This irresistible new show features classic material made famous by Second City stars like Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert and Steve Carell, as well as brand new scenes, songs and improv straight from their sold out shows in Chicago and Toronto. This must-see evening of comedy features some of Chicago’s best and brightest in a special one night only engagement. Fresh, fast and always spectacularly funny, The Second City is celebrating 55 years of producing cutting-edge satirical revues and continues to launch the careers of comedy superstars.
For more information on Second City visit http://www.secondcity.com/.Media support is provided by Stevie Jay Broadcasting and Soft Rock Sunny 95.3. The presentation is part of the 2015-2016 Effingham Performance Center season sponsored by Heartland Dental Care. All events are presented in the Midland States Bank auditorium.Effingham Performance Center is operated by Arts Connection of Central Illinois, a not-for-profit organization, that has been established for the citizens of Effingham County and beyond to showcase arts and entertainment, to encourage interaction with and appreciation of live performance, to endorse the educational process and to enhance the quality of life and cultural vitality of the region.
Conveniently located at the cross-section of Interstates 57 and 70, Exit 160, Effingham Performance Center presents events that appeal to all genres and generations. More information about the Center and Arts Connection of Illinois may be found at www.theEPC.org or by phone at (217) 540-2788.